TULANE V103

  1. 1
    The _ describe the core functions of public health: assessment, policy development, and assurance.
    10 Essential Public Health Services
  2. 2
    The 10 Essential Environmental Public Health Services identify the actions necessary to _ and _ environmental public health.
    protect and improve
  3. 3
    What are described in the Environmental Public Health Performance Standards(EnvPHPS)? Check all that apply.

    Activities
    Actions
    Processes
    Rules
    • Activities
    • Actions
    • Processes
  4. 4
    The assessment results of the _ cannot be used to determine what actions are needed to improve capacity in an area of shared concern, such as vector control.
    Environmental Public Health Performance Standards
  5. 5
    The primary goal of EnvPHPS is to promote continuous improvement of environmental public
    health levels by building ______. Check all that apply

    Capacity to provide the 10 Essential Environmental Public Health Service
    Community accountability for environmental public health services
    A hierarchy for accountability
    Consistency of services across environmental health systems or programs
    • Capacity to provide the 10 Essential Environmental Public Health Service
    • Community accountability for environmental public health services
    • Consistency of services across environmental health systems or programs
  6. 6
    The following is an example of which Essential Service?

    Develop informational resources such as brochures, door hangers, and public service
    announcements that inform the public of vector related information.

    Mobilize
    Inform, Educate, and Empower
    Diagnose and Investigate
    Monitoring
    Inform, Educate, and Empower
  7. 7
    The following is an example of which Essential Service?

    Utilize technologies such as geographic information systems to manage and, analyze
    vector control services data and information.

    Mobilize
    Inform, Educate, and Empower
    Diagnose and Investigate
    Monitoring
    Monitoring
  8. 8
    The following is an example of which Essential Service?

    Encourage community and stakeholder participation in addressing vector control
    service needs.

    Mobilize
    Inform, Educate, and Empower
    Diagnose and Investigate
    Monitoring
    Mobilize
  9. 9
    The following is an example of which Essential Service?

    Conduct surveillance activities for vector borne disease.

    Mobilize
    Inform, Educate, and Empower
    Diagnose and Investigate
    Monitoring
    Diagnose and Investigate
  10. 10
    The following is an example of which Essential Service?

    Provide continuing education opportunities for vector control staff?

    Mobilize
    Link to/Provide Care
    Inform, Educate, and Empower
    Assure Competent Workforce
    Assure Competent Workforce
  11. 11
    The following is an example of which Essential Service?

    Coordinate with the media and other partners to disseminate important vector control
    and vector borne disease prevention information.

    Mobilize
    Link to/Provide Care
    Inform, Educate, and Empower
    Assure Competent Workforce
    Inform, Educate, and Empower
  12. 12
    The following is an example of which Essential Service?

    Identify areas of high risk to vector borne disease and ensure community members are
    accessing vector control services.

    Mobilize
    Link to/Provide Care
    Inform, Educate, and Empower
    Assure Competent Workforce
    Link to/Provide Care
  13. 13
    The following is an example of which Essential Service?

    Foster adoption of the Integrated Pest Management approach through community
    partnerships

    Mobilize
    Link to/Provide Care
    Inform, Educate, and Empower
    Assure Competent Workforce
    Mobilize
  14. 14
    The following is an example of which Essential Service?

    Hire trained seasonal sta? to assist during peak times of vector related concerns and
    illness.

    Mobilize
    Evaluate
    Research
    Assure Competent Workforce
    Assure Competent Workforce
  15. 15
    The following is an example of which Essential Service?

    Meet with community based environmental organizations and groups to discuss vector
    related concerns.

    Mobilize
    Evaluate
    Research
    Assure Competent Workforce
    Mobilize
  16. 16
    The following is an example of which Essential Service?

    Encourage staff to identify new or innovative approaches to enhance vector control
    services.

    Mobilize
    Evaluate
    Research
    Assure Competent Workforce
    Research
  17. 17
    The following is an example of which Essential Service?

    Assess vector control services performance against benchmarks, goals, and objectives
    with a focus on impact and outcomes.

    Mobilize
    Evaluate
    Research
    Assure Competent Workforce
    Evaluate
  18. 18
    The following is an example of which Essential Service?

    Build coalitions to draw upon the full range of potential human and material resources
    to improve the community’s environmental health.

    Mobilize
    Evaluate
    Research
    Assure Competent Workforce
    Moblize
  19. 19
    The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Environmental Health Services Branch
    worked with the _ to support performance assessment and improvement of environmental public health department vector control services.
    Public Health Foundation (PHF)
Author
ianquinto
ID
351189
Card Set
TULANE V103
Description
TULANE V103
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